Deprivation Statistics Comparison for Springbank, Cheltenham

English Indices of Deprivation statistical comparisons for Lower-Super Output Areas in Springbank, Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

We have used the 4 English index of deprivation statistics Lower-Super Output Areas (LSOAs) in Springbank, to provide you with an at-a-glace overview of deprivation in this area of Cheltenham. We have combined these statitics into an English ward level, as most people are familiar with this geospacial area in their town or city. Here are those 4 marked on a map:

Each area has its own decile score. This is where each LSOA in England is ranked according to the level of deprivation and split into 10 equal groups. A decile score of 1 means the area is in the top 10% of deprived areas, 2 is equal to the top 20% and so forth. To simply these scores and apply them to a ward, we have created the iLiveHere rating. This takes the average decile score of all the LSOAs in a ward and converts that into a rating out of 10, where 1 is the best and 10 is the worst. We have then used to traffic light colour system as an at-a-glance reference. As you scroll down this page, the more red ratings you see, the more deprived Springbank is. Indices of Deprivation statistics and are broken down into domains of deprivation or more simply, categories. These category scores are combined using a percentage weighting to give a an LSOA its final indices of deprivation score, decile and rank:

  • Income Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Employment Deprivation (22.5%)
  • Education, Skills and Training Deprivation (13.5%)
  • Health Deprivation and Disability (13.5%)
  • Crime (9.3%)
  • Barriers to Housing and Services (9.3%)
  • Living Environment Deprivation (9.3%)
Below we have split the Living Environment Deprivation category into its sub-categories. We think having individual iLiveHere ratings for Inside Environment and Outside Environment provides a better insight to the housing quality and outside space in Springbank. However, the Living Environment Deprivation decile is used for the overall ward iLiveHere rating.

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Overall Deprivation in Springbank

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
Taking into consideration all the English Indices of Deprivation (2019) domains, this is our overall iLiveHere rating for Springbank. It is certainly something you should take into account if you are thinking of moving to this area of Cheltenham.
LSOA Name IMD Score IMD Rank (England) IMD Decile
Cheltenham 003B 34.453 6078/32,844 2
Cheltenham 005E 27.289 9418/32,844 3
Cheltenham 003C 21.695 13001/32,844 4
Cheltenham 003D 14.457 19483/32,844 6

Income Deprivation in Springbank

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what proportion of the population are experiencing deprivation relating to low income in Springbank. The definition of low income the government uses to compile these statistics includes those who are out-of-work (for any reason, not just unemployment) and those that are in work but satisfy the IMD means tests. In the real world, this means they may qualify for means tested benefits such as Universal Credit or legacy benefits such as Working Tax Credits. You should not to assume that this rating is an indicator of overall poverty in this ward.
LSOA Name Income Score Income Rank (England) Income Decile
Cheltenham 003B 0.224 5310/32,844 2
Cheltenham 005E 0.169 8873/32,844 3
Cheltenham 003D 0.111 14872/32,844 5
Cheltenham 003C 0.092 17653/32,844 6

Employment Deprivation in Springbank

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is an iundicator of the proportion of working-age residents in Springbank who are excluded from the jobs market. These are people who are involuntarily deprived of work. The IMD domains include people who are unemployment, those who are sick or disabled, and carers. Since the government no longer publishes percentage figures for unemployment after the introduction of Universal Credit, his is now the only reliable indictor of joblessness in this ward. The higher the iLiveHere rating, the harder it could be to get work.
LSOA Name Employment Score Employment Rank (England) Employment Decile
Cheltenham 003B 0.133 8122/32,844 3
Cheltenham 005E 0.109 11227/32,844 4
Cheltenham 003C 0.079 16616/32,844 6
Cheltenham 003D 0.068 19388/32,844 6

Education, Skills and Training Deprivation in Springbank

iLivehere Rating 8/10
This iLiveHere rating ia an indicator of the lack of formal qualification and job-based skills in the Springbank population. The average Education, Skill and Training rank for children (5851/32,844) in Springbank is less than the adult average rank (8248/32,844). It could be argued that the more educated adults move into the area.
LSOA Name Education Score Education Rank (England) Education Decile
Cheltenham 005E 42.65 4715/32,844 2
Cheltenham 003C 38.33 5815/32,844 2
Cheltenham 003B 38.046 5890/32,844 2
Cheltenham 003D 25.862 10388/32,844 4

Health Deprivation and Disability in Springbank

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating is indictor of the risk of dying prematurely or having your quality of life impaired through poor physical or mental health in Springbank. The IMD domain measures morbidity, disability and premature mortality. However, it does not take into consideration but personal behaviour or environmental factors that may be predictive of future health problems. See Outdoor Deprivation for depivation that includes environmental factors such as local pullution levels.
LSOA Name Health Score Health Rank (England) Health Decile
Cheltenham 003B 0.704 6843/32,844 3
Cheltenham 005E 0.359 10878/32,844 4
Cheltenham 003C 0.01 15852/32,844 5
Cheltenham 003D -0.26 20039/32,844 7

Crime Deprivation in Springbank

Below Average
iLivehere Rating 7/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indictor of how likely you are to be a victim of personal and material crime in Springbank. In policing statistics, this is known as 'street level crime' and includes offences such as robbery, burglary and other personal violent crime.
LSOA Name Crime Score Crime Rank (England) Crime Decile
Cheltenham 005E 1.018 3381/32,844 2
Cheltenham 003B 0.738 6080/32,844 2
Cheltenham 003D 0.344 11263/32,844 4
Cheltenham 003C 0.075 15495/32,844 5

There were 475 street level crime incidents in the Policing neighbourhood that covers Springbank in June 2023

Barriers to Housing and Services in Springbank

iLivehere Rating 6/10
This iLiveHere rating measures the financial accessibility and physical accessibility to housing and local services in Springbank. I bad rating in an urban area indicates how unaffordable the housing could be. A bad rating in a rural area is an indicator of the absense of local services.
LSOA Name Barriers Score Barriers Rank (England) Barriers Decile
Cheltenham 003C 38.935 2504/32,844 1
Cheltenham 003B 37.812 2897/32,844 1
Cheltenham 005E 17.191 20194/32,844 7
Cheltenham 003D 11.456 27166/32,844 9

Inside Environment Deprivation in Springbank

iLivehere Rating 3/10
This iLivehHere rating is an indicator of the quality of housing in Springbank. A bad rating in an equally income deprived ward, could be because of poorly maintained rented accomodation. A bad rating in a non income deprived area, could be because the small size of housing in relation to costs.
LSOA Name Inside Score Inside Rank (England) Inside Decile
Cheltenham 003C 0.128 14469/32,844 5
Cheltenham 005E -0.286 20916/32,844 7
Cheltenham 003D -0.763 26987/32,844 9
Cheltenham 003B -1.153 30018/32,844 10

Outside Environment Deprivation in Springbank

iLivehere Rating 1/10
This iLiveHere rating is an indicator of what the outdoors environment is like in Springbank. The IMD domains measure the air quality and the rate of road traffic accidents in each LSOA.
LSOA Name Outside Score Outside (England) Outside Decile
Cheltenham 005E -0.936 28882/32,844 9
Cheltenham 003D -1.392 31813/32,844 10
Cheltenham 003C -1.452 32039/32,844 10
Cheltenham 003B -1.598 32437/32,844 10

Disclaimer: Although every care has been taken to make sure there are no mistakes in the data presented on this page, you should verify these figures with the official data source.